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Day 31: Samuel de Champlain Camp Ground to Petawawa-3 R Day! 165 km

3 R Day… Rock, Roll and Rain! We started a bit late because of the rain. Got out of the camp ground around 8:30 am. The first 120 km were characterized by the rocks of the Canadian Shield, rolling hills and rain. 194 more words


Mean streets

I sometimes ponder the problem of cycling’s popularity and the paradoxical difficulty of making a living by supporting it. Local bike shops are increasingly hard to find, because even something as personal and specific as buying a bicycle or cycle clothing is these days an online transaction. 969 more words


31 Reasons

The race is not to the swift, but to those who keep on running…

In 2 days time, Tina and I will embarking on a cancer fighting odyssey across the state of Massachusetts- … 119 more words

Day 30: Sudbury to Samuel de Champlain Provincial Camp Ground 176 km

Annette sent us off this morning with a great breakfast. Thanks Annette for your hospitality in Sudbury!The morning was very cool and cloudy, 12 degrees when we left at 7:30. 342 more words


Ironman Zurich 2014

Ironman number 3 for me, but the first where I have been part of a team from the club all heading out to do the same race. 5,382 more words


The Bike Design Project: I Voted!

I love cycling. I ride my tri bike for triathlon training, I’ve always loved mountain biking,  and next week I’ll be commuting to work as often as possible on my road bike. 189 more words

Bike Design Project

Home to hospital. Very short ride today

As I have just said, a mere 8.17 miles today from home to the N&N hospital to meet Kenn from dialysis. This daytime dialysis malarkey is great, I’m riding in daylight for a change, enjoying the sunshine. 471 more words